OKANOGAN — Ed Conger, of Riverside, told Okanogan County commissioners Thursday that he lost his cabin in the Lime Belt Fire after the lightning-sparked blaze was allowed to burn for days. “I’m mad, because you made the same mistakes this year that you made last year,” he said.
Tina and Doug McNabb of Vancouver, British Columbia, look at some of the many dahlias on display at Pybus Public Market during the NCW Dahlia Show and Exposition, Sunday. The show featured about 2,000 blooms and ended with the flowers being sold.
CHICAGO — Alcoa Inc said Monday it will break itself in two, separating a faster growing plane and car parts business from traditional aluminum smelting operations as shareholders seek higher returns amid a commodity slump.